Amazing. French antique nightgown 19th century , Victorian Embroidered Metis French Linen Cut Lace Slip Dress Nightgown / Cut Worked Monogrammed Scalloped French Nightgown or Slip
Absolutely beautiful French Victorian metis linen dress with floral cut work scalloped sleeves and neckline hand embroidered and monogrammed. The hand work is amazing and great finesse and the result is beautiful. The most amazing and delicate lace cut work of Bird, flowers and scalloped edges all hand made.
•Beautiful to wear as a dress, at home as a slip or nightgown
• Metis linen made.
• beautiful handmade craftsmanship
• Victorian era nightgown
• Métis sheets, often featuring openwork, also became common in the late 19th century.
• "métis" cloth means it is at least 45% linen, the rest cotton.
ERA: late 19th century to early very 1900's
Modern size estimate: Small
Material: Metis Linen
Care: hand wash ,line dry
MEASUREMENTS: —— All measurements are taken flat and in Inches ——
Bust: 19 in - 43cm
Hips: 22 in 56cm
Length: 32in - 81cm
GUIDE TO VINTAGE CLOTHING:
Mint: Beautiful and perfect. Possibly never worn.
Excellent: Little visible wear, lightly worn.
Very Good: Normal wear for the age of the garment.
Good: A few obvious visible flaws. Garment construction is sound and wearable
Model: for reference
Wears: size 0-2
I always hand wash or dry clean all my items before they are shipped
Accessories are not included unless listed in the item description